Reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + trichlorophenol = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + trichloroanisole
Other name(s): halogenated phenol O-methyltransferase, trichlorophenol O-methyltransferase
Systematic name: S-adenosyl-L-methionine:trichlorophenol O-methyltransferase
Comments: The enzyme from Trichoderma virgatum, when cultured in the presence of halogenated phenol, also acts on a range of mono-, di- and trichlorophenols.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 196414-37-6
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